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Poll Results: How Often do you update your firmware

 
  • 56% (31)
    Every time a new firmware is released
  • 36% (20)
    Only when there is a problem
  • 7% (4)
    Never
55 Total Votes  
post #231 of 408
Just got my very first SSD yesterday: Intel 330 240GB. Absolutely delighted with it, so far.
My two favourite features are no HDD noise and no HDD lag.

SATA 2



Edited by Partol - 9/19/12 at 11:53am
     
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Does this count as proof? xD My proof
I love this thing. It's so freaking fast! It is my first SSD yet.
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post #233 of 408
Quote:
Originally Posted by knd775 View Post

Does this count as proof? xD My proof
I love this thing. It's so freaking fast! It is my first SSD yet.
No, your name is not shown. rolleyes.gif
post #234 of 408
Wow, wrong link xD Here


Quote:
And here is my actual proof (loving my 7.9 disk rating):

Edited by knd775 - 10/2/12 at 9:48pm
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post #235 of 408
Haha! big crowd here. I just picked up 2x Intel 520 240GB SSDs for 179 a piece. I'm wondering if there is anything I need to do to get the firmware up to date before I get them installed!?

Thanks!

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Quote:
Originally Posted by glycerin256 View Post

Haha! big crowd here. I just picked up 2x Intel 520 240GB SSDs for 179 a piece. I'm wondering if there is anything I need to do to get the firmware up to date before I get them installed!?

Thanks!

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They should have the current 400i firmware already.
post #237 of 408
Ok, thank you. I have heard that the transfer software is very good as well. Hopefully that will work out well.
 
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post #238 of 408
Hey gents,

Just waiting for the second of my two Intel 330's to show up, I plan on using them in a RAID 0+1 boot drive with my important applications. Had a few questions I was hoping someone could help me with:
  1. Can I use the Intel data migration software to mirror the raid array that I already have to a back up, then raid 0+1 existing two hard drives with my new ssd's, then mirror again? or should I do a fresh install of everything? confusedsmiley.png Think I know the answer but I just don't like it...
  2. How does Intel data migration software recognize a raid array of Intel drives?
  3. What advice can you tell me about the proper stripe size ssd's in raid 0?
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post #239 of 408
Member update:

Just bought another 120GB Intel 520. I was in-need of space, so I decided to RAID 2 520s(still have the 320).

post #240 of 408
Intel 520 series 240GB -



I also had a 520 series 120GB but it filled up 2 quick so i removed it and reinstalled my brothers comp with it lol.

I have owned it for about 5 months now with out a hitch and everything is as fast as i could have ever fathomed.
Edited by nyk20z3 - 11/28/12 at 12:35am
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